Rams Score in Four Events at ECAC Championship

Rams Score in Four Events at ECAC Championship

ECAC Indoor Track and Field Championship

Tufts University - Boston, Mass.

March 6th and 7th, 2009

Boston, Mass. - The Farmingdale State men's indoor track team scored in four events, placing 30th out of the 72 teams competing from the east.

Joe Scher (Brooklyn, N.Y./H.F. Carey) placed 4th in the 55m dash in 6.53 (6.55 trials). Qasim Ellis (Farmingdale, N.Y./Farmingdale) placed 6th in the triple jump, with a distance of 13.73m (45' 1/4"). Jermaine Carter (Rego Park, N.Y./Mt. St. Michael Academy) finished 7th in the 400m in 50.64 and John Bates (Bronx, N.Y./Walton) placed 8th in the 500m in a personal best 1:07.91.

Additional Performances-
Samar Hall - 500m - 1:07.99 - 9th (Personal Best)
4x200m Relay - Jason Chin Chitty, Jermaine Carter, Samar Hall, Naveed Mohammed - 1:32.45 - 9th (Season Best)